Goblet Engraved with Male Portrait

Object Name: 
Goblet Engraved with Male Portrait

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Object Name: 
Goblet Engraved with Male Portrait
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.2.80
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 18.6 cm; Rim Diam: 7.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1900-1925
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Colorless and opaque white lead glass; blown, engraved. Straight-sided bucket bowl with engraved male portrait framed by foliate sprays; inscribed on the reverse "BURKE / AND / BRISTOL / FOR EVER" flanked by sprays of oak and acorns; straight stem enclosing a double-series opaque white twist (two spiral threads encircling a multi-spiral twist); conical foot; rough pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
1979-03-22
Technique: 
Inscription: 
BURKE / AND / BRISTOL / FOR EVER
Inscription
on reverse
English Glass from the Strauss Collection (1980-04) illustrated, p. 312, fig. 7; BIB# AI7962